Historicising LGBTQ Lives in the British Armed Forces and Merchant Navy
IWM North. The Quays, Trafford Wharf Road, Manchester. M17 1TZ
25th February 2016 @ 11:00am
A not-to-be missed unique event exploring how to begin researching LGBT Histories in the British Armed Forces and Merchant Navy. Professional historians will speak about their own research within the field and discuss how you can begin your own research. There will also be a Q and A discussion with several veterans who identity as LGBTQ. The event is held in IWM North’s unique building which houses IWM’s national collections from the First World War to present day conflict.
This event is part of the 2nd National Festival of LGBT History 2016 after the Tickets for Historicising LGBTQ Lives in the British Armed Forces and Merchant Navy at IWM North.
Thursday 25 February 2016
11am – 4pm
Suitable for: Ages 14+, Adults